David Goldberg

David Goldberg

Translator/Managing Editor

ABOUT

David Goldberg is a translator and managing editor for the independent adult manga imprint J18 Publishing as well as smaller imprint Summer Salt. He oversees staff hiring and license acquisition, and is responsible for shepherding Japanese-language comics through the translation and lettering process to yield an English-language product fans overseas can enjoy. He was one of the first translators who began approaching Twitter and Pixiv artists to jointly translate and distribute their comics online, promoting obtaining permission from artists before reposting translations of their content. (He continues to translate webcomics in his spare time from his Twitter account @rotoscopic.)
David lives in the Kanto region of Japan. His hobbies include cooking and riding his bicycle inadvisably long distances. (Headshot artist: @ImpShii)